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Sony HT-A5000.

Sony HT-A5000 review: The Dolby Atmos soundbar for hi-res audio fans

Sony's HT-A5000 goes up against formidable competitors from Sonos, Bose, and LG and proves that a single speaker can produce awesome immersive sound.
TCL Roku TV Alto R1 Wireless Soundbar

TCL Roku TV Alto R1 Wireless Soundbar review: It’s so easy

Roku has simplified streaming TV, now, it's moving onto home theater audio with the new Alto R1 Wireless Soundbar for Roku-enabled TVs.
Sonos Beam Gen 1 and Gen 2, stacked vertically.

Sonos Beam (Gen 2) review: Improved immersion with Dolby Atmos

The original Sonos Beam was a nearly perfect small-size soundbar for bedrooms. With the addition of Dolby Atmos, the Gen 2 model is even better.
Sonos Beam Gen 2 soundbar.

New Sonos Beam brings Dolby Atmos to smaller spaces

Sonos has updated its Beam soundbar with Dolby Atmos capabilities, making it one of the most compact soundbars to support the 3D immersive audio format.
Sony HT-A5000 Dolby Atmos soundbar.

Sony’s HT-A5000 Dolby Atmos soundbar takes aim at Sonos and Bose

Sony brings Dolby Atmos and DTS:X support with its HT-A5000 soundbar, a $900 speaker that competes directly with the Sonos Arc and the Bose Smart Soundbar 900.
The Bose Smart Soundbar 900.

Bose’s new flagship soundbar delivers Dolby Atmos for home theaters

Bose's latest flagship soundbar, the Smart Soundbar 900, adds Dolby Atmos to the company's line-up while keeping smart speaker features and an elegant design.
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The Roku Streambar is perfect for dorm-dwelling students

The Streambar is not Roku's first 2-in-1 player/speaker, but it's the most compelling one for college students wanting to make the most of dorm room spaces.
Sony HT-A7000 Dolby Atmos soundbar close-up of top panel.

Sony HT-A7000 review: A fully loaded soundbar experience

There's no shortage of capable home theater soundbars out there, but few models attempt -- let alone succeed -- at doing as much as Sony's HT-A7000.
Klipsch Cinema 1200 Dolby Atmos Sound Bar in a home theater room.

Klipsch’s first Dolby Atmos soundbar brings 1,200 watts of power

Klipsch may be a relative latecomer to the Dolby Atmos soundbar club, but it appears to be making up for lost time with two very potent new models.
Panasonic SoundSlayer Gaming Soundbar with box and remote

This Panasonic soundbar was developed for Final Fantasy XIV

Amazon is currently offering an amazing deal on the Panasonic SoundSlayer Gaming Soundbar, which was specifically designed for Final Fantasy XIV Online.
Sony's HT A9 fully immersive speaker

Sony’s HT-A9 promises fully immersive Dolby Atmos from four wireless speakers

Sony is taking a new approach to home theater sound with its four-speaker HT-A9 system, while the HT-A700 provides a more traditional soundbar design.
Vizio 2021 elevate soundbar.

How to connect a soundbar to a TV: A guide to cables, connections, and features

Soundbars are a great choice if you want better TV sound with the least amount of hassle. But the right connection to your TV is key to getting great results.
LG SP9YA Dolby Atmos soundbar

LG SP9YA Soundbar review: Setting a high bar for Dolby Atmos

Can you get the fully immersive benefits of Dolby Atmos from a single soundbar plus a subwoofer? If it's LG's $1,000 SP9YA, the answer is yes.
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Sonos Beam vs. Sonos Playbar

You can't go wrong with a Sonos soundbar, but how to choose between the big and bold Playbar, and smaller, smarter Beam? We put them head-to-head to find out.
vizio elevate soundbar review

One of the best Dolby Atmos soundbars is 30% off for Prime Day

There's nothing like getting a truly good deal on Prime Day and we can assure you, this is one of them: The Vizio Elevate Dolby Atmos soundbar is just $680.
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Soundbars vs. speakers

The type of audio solution you go with is determined by sound quality, room type, and connectivity.
Samsung HW-Q700A soundbar

The best place to buy a soundbar online

Looking to buy a new soundbar? Here are the best online retailers for saving you cash and getting you a great deal.
vizio elevate soundbar review

Vizio 2021 soundbars go big on Dolby Atmos and HDMI eARC support

Vizio has unveiled its full lineup of 2021 soundbars and we're breaking down the features, specs, prices, and more for all of the company's new models.
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JBL Bar 5.0 Multibeam soundbar review: Add a little Dolby Atmos to your life

If you're looking for a small, simple single speaker to give your TV the oomph it's missing, the Dolby Atmos-capable JBL Bar 5.0 Multibeam is the answer.
Sonos Arc Dolby Atmos soundbar

Sonos Arc review: A solid soundbar for the Dolby Atmos era

The $799 Arc is Sonos' first Dolby Atmos-capable soundbar, fulfilling years of customer requests. Now that it's here, does it deliver? Here's our full review.
Sonos Arc Dolby Atmos soundbar

Software update adds height audio control to Sonos Arc soundbar

Owners of Sonos' Arc Dolby Atmos soundbar can now take control over height channel volume instead of having the Sonos software set the levels automatically.
Polk React Soundbar

Polk React soundbar review: Affordable, expandable, and smart too

Finding a soundbar that sounds great, doesn't break the bank, and yet can be expanded as your needs grow isn't easy. But the $250 Polk React is all three.
Monoprice SB-600 Dolby Atmos soundbar

Monoprice SB-600 Soundbar review: Affordable but average Dolby Atmos

Monoprice enters the Dolby Atmos soundbar market with an affordable and easy-to-use system, but the SB-600 doesn't deliver as much immersion as we'd like.
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Roku drops the price of 4K HDR streaming to $40

Roku just released a new streaming device that offers 4K and HDR support for $40, plus a new rechargeable version of its popular voice-based remote control.
Samsung HW-Q700A soundbar

Samsung targets the Sonos Arc with its $900 HW-Q800A Dolby Atmos soundbar

Samsung's 2021 lineup of TVs and soundbars, featuring the very first MicroLED TV that consumers can buy, now has some pricing and availability dates.
2021 Samsung MicroLED TV

Samsung reveals 76-inch MicroLED, adds TikTok to all of its 2021 TVs

Samsung gave the world its first official look at its entire 2021 TV and entertainment lineup, headlined by the company's 4K MicroLED and 8K Neo QLED models.
Monoprice SB-600 Dolby Atmos 5.1.2 soundbar

Monoprice sets a new low price for Dolby Atmos soundbars

Monoprice has just released the SB-600, a $450 soundbar package that promises 5.1.2 Dolby Atmos performance. It's a new low price for a wireless surround setup.
Polk React 5.1 Wireless Soundbar with Alexa

Polk’s $249 expandable React Soundbar packs virtual 5.1 surround sound and Alexa

The $249 Polk Audio React soundbar can deliver virtual 5.1 surround sound on its own, or you can expand it with wireless speakers and a wireless subwoofer.
Cowin Soundbar

The best new soundbars of CES 2021

If you're thinking of buying a new soundbar in 2021, don't make your decision until you check out some of the cool new models that were shown at CES 2021.
Denon Home Sound Bar 550

Denon’s Dolby Atmos Home Sound Bar 550 takes versatility to a new level

There's no lack of soundbars on the market, but Denon is throwing its hat into the Dolby Atmos ring with the multiroom- and Alexa-capable Home Sound Bar 550.
Samsung HW-Q950A Dolby Atmos Soundbar

Samsung’s new soundbar is a 16-channel Dolby Atmos monster

Samsung has created some pretty great soundbars in the past, but if the company's CES 2021 debuts are any indication, this year's models will be even better.
TCL Alto R1 wireless Roku TV Ready Soundbar

TCL’s latest soundbars go fully wireless at CES 2021

TCL shows off the very first wireless soundbar designed to be used with its Roku TVs, which lets users ditch the HDMI cable for a wire-free TV connection.
Element 4K Ultra HD Roku TV with HDR

Roku blazes a wireless audio trail for new soundbars at CES 2021

Soundbars are simple to set up and use, but Roku thinks they can be improved. The company has released plans for soundbars that connect to Roku TVs wirelessly.
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JBL brings Dolby Atmos soundbar and ANC headphones to CES 2021

JBL has new soundbars, Bluetooth speakers, and a wide variety of noise-canceling wireless headphones and earbuds for CES 2021. Here are the highlights.